Posted: May 29, 2010 10:43 PM by Chris Welty
Updated: May 29, 2010 10:43 PM
A man is dead after crashing his Ultralight Plane in Jeff Davis Parish.It happened this morning south of Fenton on Highway 165.
Witnesses say the pilot left a nearby airstrip... then hit a power line and crashed.
The victim has been identified as 56-year old Richard Martin of Orange, Texas.
Martin was a member of the Southwest Louisiana Ultralight Club.